University of Washington: News
05 Aug 2021Air Pollution
Even a small increase in the levels of fine particle pollution (PM2.5) is associated with a greater risk of dementia for people living in those areas, shows a study conducted in the US.
14 Oct 2020Vaccine
In the early stages of the coronavirus pandemic, there were talks of herd immunity with a significant portion of the population contracting the viral infection.
16 Sep 2020Microsoft
William H. Gates, the father of Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, died at the age of 94, following a battle with Alzheimer's disease, the family announced.
30 Jun 2020World Health Organization
While the world is grappling with coronavirus, which originated in China, worrying details of a new virus have emerged.
13 Apr 2020Donald Trump
Battered by the coronavirus pandemic, the United States is looking at reopening some parts of its economy by May, the government's expert on the infectious disease hinted on Sunday.
04 Sep 2019Madhya Pradesh
For the last three years, Shiva Kewat has been living a life of fear. Every day, as soon as Kewat steps out of his home in Shivpuri's Sumela village, Madhya Pradesh, a murder of crows swoop down from the sky, clawing and biting the poor man.
19 May 2019Health & Wellness
Soon, you'll be able to detect infections in the ear of your kid using an app.
27 Mar 2019New Orleans
A recent study showed birth control method for men can be a reality soon as the male contraceptive pill has passed safety test in humans.
11 Mar 2019Amazon
We have already seen how good, not to mention productive, machines can be.
11 Sep 2018Tamil Nadu
Rajalakshmi Nandakumar, an India-born woman scholar in the US, has been chosen for a prestigious award for her work to help detect potentially life-threatening health issues using smartphones.
22 Mar 2018Delhi
A pollution prediction model will soon be installed in Delhi, the kind which has already been installed by SAFAR across the country and the one present in Beijing, a government official said.
20 Mar 2018Delhi
A total of 140 air purifiers were purchased for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's office and at least six other government departments between 2014 and 2017, even as Delhi's common masses continue to reel under the rising pollution levels.
12 Mar 2018Delhi
The Delhi Government, determined to find out the source of its now-deadly air pollution, is getting ready to commission a project to University of Washington to conduct a real-time source apportionment study.
02 Nov 2017Technology
Computer scientists at University of Washington, including an Indian-origin researcher, developed a new "smart fabric" that stores information in clothes invisibly without built-in sensors or power source.
30 Aug 2017Cancer
Pancreatic cancer is one of the worst medical conditions with a low survival rate; only 9% patients survived past five years.
18 Jul 2017Donald Trump
The artificial intelligence is making video forgery easy, which can make even authentic videos lose their credibility.
18 May 2017Health & Wellness
ARM and US researchers at the Centre for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering (CSNE) at University of Washington are working on a chip capable of helping people to recover from brain and spinal injuries.